10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner
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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
— 1 night
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 2 nights
— 5 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Rome


Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House.

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Rome, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Rome in August, things will get a bit cooler in Bovec: highs are around 28°C and lows about 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
Side Trip
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 15th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Piran.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then examine the collection at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Piran online attractions planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in August, expect Piran to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Side Trips
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Zipline, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and see the interesting displays at House of Illusions.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, Ljubljana is little chillier than Piran - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Side Trips
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Slovenia travel guide

Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.